Optician Jobs in Henrico, VA

Opticians are eye care specialists trained to design, verify, and fit eyeglass lenses and frames, contact lenses, and other devices to correct eyesight. The job description of a dispensing optician can span clinical duties as well as administrative, sales, and customer service responsibilities.

The median salary for an optician is $35,530, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 15%+ through 2026.

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Eyemart Express LLC - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
9 hours ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Midlothian, VA (20 miles from Henrico, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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4 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Eyemart Express LLC - Colonial Heights, VA (18 miles from Henrico, VA)
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
5 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
Licensed Optician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
14 days ago
America's Best - Chesterfield, VA (18 miles from Henrico, VA)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. National Vision, Inc. (NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
14 days ago
America's Best - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. National Vision, Inc. (NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
15 days ago
Henrico, VA
The successful candidate will be an optician helping patients with their glasses....
27 days ago
Atlantic Vision Partners - Mechanicsville, VA (5 miles from Henrico, VA)
This is your opportunity to join a growing ophthalmology and optometry practice a the ground floor!...
27 days ago
Solomon Eye Associates - Midlothian, VA (20 miles from Henrico, VA)
About the Optician Position As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry Pre-test...
30+ days ago
Eyemart Express - Mechanicsville, VA (5 miles from Henrico, VA)
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
30+ days ago
Eyemart Express - Henrico, VA
Licensed Optician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Henrico, VA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Henrico, VA

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Henrico, VA as reported by the BLS.

$49,824

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Henrico, VA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.7%)
  • Some College (5.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Henrico, VA
  • 1-2 years (25.9%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.5%)
  • None (11.1%)
  • 10+ years (7.4%)
  • 4-6 years (7.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.4%)

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